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DOW condemns brutal killing of Silvia Thandiwe Dyasi (85)

Media Release HACKING TO DEATH OF AN 85–YEAR-OLD WOMAN CRUEL AND BARBARIC: DEPARTMENT OF WOMEN Pretoria – 21 January 2018 The Department of Women is disturbed to learn of the brutal killing of Silvia Thandiwe Dyasi of Candu, Dutywa in the Eastern Cape.  According to a report on News 24, the 85 year old Dyasi was hacked to death with […]

New drug common, writes Yusuf Abramjee

NEW DRUG COMMON WITH YOUTH The TMPD have arrested a woman at a house in Pearl Street Laudium and confiscated a large quantity of medicines. Over recent weeks, neighbours have noticed a lot of movement at the house and “clients” continue arriving and leaving. “The BronClear and cough mixtures are popular amongst the youth. They […]

Rock Throwing: Urgent action is needed, writes Yusuf Abramjee

There have been at least three rock throwing incidents outside Durban over recent days. In one incident, two people were killed. Metro Police earlier denied a second incident but I spoke to the victim and tweeted photographs.  Calls have been made on authorities to act with urgency. Deputy Ethekwini Mayor, Fawzia Peer, has promised interventions. […]